Spotify’s Year in Music 2014

The end of year 2014 is almost here and Spotify reveals the most popular songs and artists across its more than 50 million global users.

No.1 streamed artist is Ed Sheeran with more than 860 million listens, followed by Eminem and Coldplay.

The most streamed track in the world for 2014 is Pharrell Williams’ single “Happy”, while Iggy Azalea’s “Fancy” is No.1 in US.

Katy Perry takes the crown from Rihanna as the most-streamed female artist. Katy’s “Dark Horse” spent 11 weeks at No.1 on Spotify’s US Top 50 chart, the longest run in the top spot this year.

In 2014, more than 50 million Spotify users listen to over seven billion hours of music and create more than 733 million playlists.

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